Business and IT Course Descriptions

Business and Information Technology

Check out course descriptions in Business and Information Technology.

For the most up to date course schedule go to www.lorainccc.edu/ceb.


 

Workplace Training

 

 

Time and Organizational Management
Course eligible for supervisory certificate

Learn to make the most efficient use of your time by prioritizing, focusing, and delegating. Identify your biggest time wasters; learn to deal with procrastination, interruptions, frustration, increased work load, disorganized people, and get things done more efficiently. Learn how communication can help you save time and produce effective to-do lists. Discover techniques and tips to manage the clutter in your life including organizing your space, handling paperwork, and cleaning up current messes. Organize your e-mail and learn about your most effective "clutter busting tool." 0.2 ILU's (International Learning Unit- ILU (© LERN) is an outcome based measurement of learning designed for lifelong learning activities). Course Number: NBUS 175  Register here


Business Software

 

QuickBooks Pro
Eligible for supervisory certificate

Learn the fundamentals of using QuickBooks 2010 to track the finances of a small business. Understand how to set up a new company, manage bank account transactions, maintain customer, job, and vendor information, manage inventory, generate reports, and use the Company Snapshot window. Students will also create invoices and credit memos, add custom fields, set up budgets, and learn how to protect and back up their data. Purchase the following book at the LCCC Bookstore or order online: QuickBooks 2010, Student Manual with Data. Students are encouraged to bring a flash drive. Course Number: NCIS 165  Register here

 

QuickBooks Pro - Level 2
Eligible for supervisory certificate

Keep going with more QuickBooks Pro knowledge. In this next level you will learn the following:  Customizing Forms, Using Other QuickBooks Accounts, Creating Reports and Graphs, Tracking and Paying Sales Tax, Preparing Payroll with QuickBooks, and more as time allows. Textbook required: Keep Going With QuickBooks 2010 for Windows. Purchase your book at the LCCC Bookstore on campus or online prior to class. Students are encouraged to bring a flash drive. Course Number: NCIS 166  Register here


Microsoft Office

 

 

Excel 2013 Basic
Eligible for supervisory certificate

Course begins with an introduction to spreadsheet terminology and Excel's window components.  Learn how to use the Help system and navigate worksheets and workbooks. Enter and edit text, values, formulas, and pictures, and save workbooks in various formats. Also move and copy data, learn about absolute and relative references, and work with ranges, rows, and columns. This course also covers simple functions, basic formatting techniques, and printing. Finally, students will create and modify charts, and learn how to manage large workbooks. Course manual comes with CertBlaster exam prep software (download). Textbook required: Microsoft Office Excel 2010: Basic. Purchase your book at the LCCC Bookstore on campus or online prior to class. Students are encouraged to bring a flash drive. Course Number: NCIS 150  Register here

 

Excel 2013 Intermediate
Eligible for supervisory certificate

Learn how to use multiple worksheets and workbooks efficiently and start working with more advanced formatting options including styles, themes, and backgrounds. Learn how to create outlines and subtotals, create and apply cell names, and work with tables. Save workbooks as Web pages, insert and edit hyperlinks, and learn to share workbooks by email. This course also covers advanced charting techniques, use of trendlines and sparklines, worksheet auditing and protection, file sharing and merging, and workbook templates. Work with PivotTables and PivotCharts. Course manual comes with CertBlaster exam prep software (download). Textbook required: Microsoft Office Excel 2010: Intermediate. Purchase your book at the LCCC Bookstore on campus or online prior to class. Students are encouraged to bring a flash drive. Course Number: NCIS 151  Register here


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